• Man who died during armed robbery identified
Man who died during armed robbery identified

Chief Mike Koval said Kneubuehl apparently suffered a fatal heart attack. Madison Police investigate an overnight armed robbery and homicide at Culver's in Madison, Wis., on Tuesday. Our hope is that the perpetrators will soon be in custody and brought to justice. One suspect is in his 20s or 30s and is 6-3. The other three contractors were age...

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  • Firefighters battle wildfires in Arizona, Utah, California
Firefighters battle wildfires in Arizona, Utah, California

What they are saying "Things change day-to-day". Yavapai County Emergency Management Coordinator Denny Foulk said there are about 2,000 residents in the area affected by the fire and 3,000 structures in the evacuated area were at risk but officials were not immediately sure how many are homes.

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  • Lockdown lifted at Alabama military post; no injuries reported
Lockdown lifted at Alabama military post; no injuries reported

The commander of the post said two 911 calls about a potential active shooter prompted the lockdown at the installation but no shooter was ever found and no shots were fired. An Alabama military post says in tweet it is on lockdown amid reports of possible active shooter. "The safety and security of our workforce remains our top priority", R...

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  • McConnell: We can't afford to delay on health care
McConnell: We can't afford to delay on health care

But the Republicans' own divisions are what has stymied them. But if the legislation was on life support earlier, it may now need a defibrillator. Republicans are planning to continue debating the legislation after taking next week off.

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  • Central Florida school grades released
Central Florida school grades released

Looking closer at the individual school grades , 24 Lee County schools earned "A" grades, and 25 earned a "B" out of 95 schools. But many parents look to the ratings as an easy way to measure a school's performance. Triangle Elementary School in Mount Dora, where 85 percent of students are on free or reduced-price lunch, also jumped to a B from ...

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  • 2nd City Official Resigns Over Clash With Texas Beauty Queen
2nd City Official Resigns Over Clash With Texas Beauty Queen

She allegedly started to walk away from the scene after being told to stay. When Ponder refused, she was detained and charged with evading arrest, although the charge was later dropped. Crews became involved in the incident as he exited the store, where he was shopping with his family. Crews was walking out of the Walmart as Beane was walking in,...

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  • Arizona wildfire forces hundreds from homes
Arizona wildfire forces hundreds from homes

The fire is about 10% contained. 13 homes have been destroyed. Colten Ledbetter, of the Ruby Mountain Hotshots out of Elko, Nev., walks toward the Incident Command Center as the fire crews return from fighting a wildfire in the ski town of Brian Head Tuesday, June 27, 2017 , in Panguitch, Utah.

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  • Utah politician blames 'tree-huggers' for Brian Head Fire
Utah politician blames 'tree-huggers' for Brian Head Fire

Emergency crews have managed to contain only 9 percent of the Brian Head fire since it started. Bloch said his group hasn't challenged logging in the area of the Utah fire in two decades. Many residents have painful memories of a 2013 wildfire that killed 19 members of an elite Prescott-based firefighting crew nearly four years to the date, a...

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  • MTA crews restore NYC subway service for commute after derailment
MTA crews restore NYC subway service for commute after derailment

A commuter exits a closed off station after a subway train derailment, Tuesday, June 27, 2017, in the Harlem neighborhood of NY. The number of subway delays has tripled in the past five years, to 70,000 per month. They were responsible, according to sources, for ensuring that a replacement rail, now considered a possible cause of the derailment, ...

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  • Massey drops out of mayoral race, clearing path for Malliotakis
Massey drops out of mayoral race, clearing path for Malliotakis

Malliotakis, whose campaign appeared to be gaining momentum even before Massey dropped out, was recently endorsed by U.S Rep. Dan Donovan, the only Republican in New York City's congressional delegation. "He said he plans to work with nonprofit organizations and continue public service". Asked later by the press where the crime stats allegation c...

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  • US Republican tax code revamp hits House budget obstacle
US Republican tax code revamp hits House budget obstacle

Dent said he believes the pursuit of mandatory savings cuts may be endangering the GOP's plan to overhaul the tax code, since both are being discussed in the context of the budget reconciliation process. Conservatives are demanding greater cuts to benefit programs such as food stamps, but are meeting resistance from other Republicans, including Agr...

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  • Three Chicago officers indicted in alleged cover-up of Laquan McDonald shooting
Three Chicago officers indicted in alleged cover-up of Laquan McDonald shooting

It also alleges that the officers chose not to identify or interview witnesses or preserve physical evidence, and that they deleted communications with other officers. Asked about that possibility in a news conference Tuesday, Brown Holmes said a few times, "The investigation continues ". "If we want that culture (of silence) to end, and police ...

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  • Wind and Rugged Terrain Lead to Rapid Spread of Goodwin Fire
Wind and Rugged Terrain Lead to Rapid Spread of Goodwin Fire

Pre-evacuation preparations have been ordered for Walker, Potato Patch, Mountain Pines Acres and Mount Union. Tiffany Davila, a spokeswoman for the Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management, said dense chaparral, rugged terrain and winds add to hazardous conditions firefighters face while combatting the blaze.

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  • GOP 'Obamacare' repeal teeters after Senate shelves vote
GOP 'Obamacare' repeal teeters after Senate shelves vote

The Times , in its Wednesday editions, said Trump was less involved in the press for the Senate bill than with the earlier House bill - making fewer phone calls to senators, for instance. But moderates like Heller and Susan Collins of ME criticize the bill as overly punitive in throwing people off insurance roles and limiting benefits paid by M...

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  • Bernie Sanders Rips Federal Investigation Of Wife Jane Sanders:
Bernie Sanders Rips Federal Investigation Of Wife Jane Sanders: "Pathetic"

Sanders was more animated Tuesday in an appearance on CNN's " OutFront " saying the investigation is politically motivated (it started "coincidentally" in the middle of Sanders' presidential campaign, five years after Jane Sanders left Burlington College) and "pathetic".

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  • Montreal man accused in Flint airport attack denied bond
Montreal man accused in Flint airport attack denied bond

Ftouhi, who was not on the radar of US or Canadian authorities before the attack, was in MI as early as June 18, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said. The 12-inch (30.5 cm), serrated knife Ftouhi used in the attack was bought in the United States. Neville underwent surgery and has left the hospital, local media reported.

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  • Lacking votes, Senate GOP delay health care vote
Lacking votes, Senate GOP delay health care vote

McConnell, the six-term Kentucky senator, postponed the vote until after the Senate's Independence Day recess as more members said they would not back the bill. Minutes after the report's release, three GOP senators threatened to oppose beginning debate. Senators from states that expanded the Medicaid program - and Susan Collins , a Republic...

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  • Police Locate Endangered Child After Plymouth Assault
Police Locate Endangered Child After Plymouth Assault

Police believed that he was taken by his biological father, 25 year-old Rosba "Randy" Taylor , who is also accused of committing the assault. Kyrie, a 3-year-old boy, is believed to be in the auto and is possibly endangered, police wrote. They say the pair may be in a dark green Jeep Cherokee with a broken windshield and a Cape and Islands-style l...

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  • OR communities receiving almost $20 million in rural assistance funding
OR communities receiving almost $20 million in rural assistance funding

Tester said in a news release, "I know how important PILT payments are to Montana, and I will keep fighting to secure these essential investments for rural communities". "Almost 50 percent of Wyoming is managed by the federal government". Unlike private lands, federal lands are not subject to local taxes, often making it hard for rural communitie...

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  • Bodies Of 7 Missing US sailors Found In Destroyer Damaged In Collision
Bodies Of 7 Missing US sailors Found In Destroyer Damaged In Collision

Earlier, the 7th Fleet said the US ship sustained damage on its starboard side and experienced flooding in some spaces. Japan's coast guard is investigating why it took almost an hour for a deadly collision between a U.S. The ACX Crystal collided with the USS Fitzgerald off Japan's coast, killing seven of the destroyer's crew of almost 300....

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  • Utah officials blame lack of logging for major wildfire that destroyed homes
Utah officials blame lack of logging for major wildfire that destroyed homes

Investigators said they know who the culprit is, but they have not yet released the person's identity or what charges will be levelled. At Brian Head Resort, officials are hoping that hot spots near where the blaze started will calm down enough to allow officials to lift the evacuations in time for 4th of July festivities that usually bring an es...

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  • Trump administration plans border wall models in summer
Trump administration plans border wall models in summer

February 8, 2017. A look at the current border wall between the USA and Mexico in Nogales. Vitiello said Tuesday that the agency has entered the second phase in evaluating contract proposals. But Vitiello said Tuesday that prototypes for different sections of the wall are on schedule to be delivered by September, despite some setbacks. "The...

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  • Swift acquittal for former Milwaukee cop charged in shooting
Swift acquittal for former Milwaukee cop charged in shooting

The department alleged that Smith ran during a police stop and that he refused to drop a stolen gun on Heaggan-Brown's orders. The officer's defense attorneys argued that he was in fact following police procedure at every step of the incident-particularly a policy that told officers to expect that a suspect with one weapon might have another....

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  • Boston drivers ranked worst in the country third year in a row
Boston drivers ranked worst in the country third year in a row

And apparently they're getting increasingly worse. In Worcester, drivers will average 4.3 years between claims, compared to 5.3 years in Springfield and 5.7 years in Providence. Rankings are determined by measuring three things: average years between claims, relative claim likelihood (compared to the national average), and 2017 hard-braking event...

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  • Alabama military post on lockdown amid reports of
Alabama military post on lockdown amid reports of "possible active shooter"

A spokesman for Redstone Arsenal told Huntsville, Alabama, NBC affiliate WAFF-TV that there was possibly an active shooting and was not a drill. About two hours later, Redstone Arsenal spokesman Christopher Colster told reporters that he had heard of no casualties or arrests.

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  • Sean Spicer: Reporters Ask Snarky Questions at Briefings to 'Become YouTube Stars'
Sean Spicer: Reporters Ask Snarky Questions at Briefings to 'Become YouTube Stars'

A former strategist on the Republican National Committee, Spicer is reportedly considering taking on a more strategic role in the Trump administration that would keep him off camera, according to the Associated Press . A new round of stories started circulating that the White House was looking to replace Spicer. "I don't even know where we are i...

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  • Wind-driven wildfire burning near Riverside County communities now beyond 5000 acres
Wind-driven wildfire burning near Riverside County communities now beyond 5000 acres

Firefighters worked Tuesday to stem both further growth on the northern perimeter of the blaze and to shore up and extend lines in the Panguitch and Dry lakes and Blue Springs areas. The U.S. Forest Service advised people that what appeared to be a new fire in the San Bernardino Mountains was dust being blown about from an area that burned recently...

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  • Three Chicago policemen charged with covering up fatal shooting
Three Chicago policemen charged with covering up fatal shooting

Initial police reports indicated that McDonald was swinging at and threatening Van Dyke and other officers on the scene. In the hours and days after Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke shot a 17-year-old boy to death, his fellow cops allegedly did all they could to make it seem as if he'd done nothing wrong.

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  • Current version of Senate health care bill is dead
Current version of Senate health care bill is dead

At the same time, it would phase out the Affordable Care Act's Medicaid expansion, while offering less generous subsidies to those who purchase health insurance on the individual market. Additionally, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops announced in a statement shared to Twitter that the Senate bill was "unacceptable". Once again...

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  • Chance of rain to return to Wyoming Valley as weekend approaches
Chance of rain to return to Wyoming Valley as weekend approaches

Our cold front is exiting the region for Wednesday with scattered thunderstorms and gusty winds in the forecast. Winds will pick up slightly, shifting to out of the south around 5 to 15 miles per hour. There are several shower and storm chances over the next several days, but none of these days are expected to be washouts. We'll look for more ear...

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  • PM Modi invites Trump, his family to India
PM Modi invites Trump, his family to India

Modi in turn made Trump smile by hailing the property tycoon's reputation as dealmaker. "He went to the White House at the invitation of President Trump", State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert said and quoted President Trump who said yesterday, "The relationship between India and the United State has never been stronger and has never be...

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  • Wind fans the flames of Utah fire that has burned 13 homes
Wind fans the flames of Utah fire that has burned 13 homes

On Monday, more evacuations were ordered for folks living in areas expected to see strong winds and low humidity. "Most of the fire activity has occurred in the areas outside and north of town, and due to the extraordinary efforts of firefighters, Brian Head Resort, the town of Brian Head and other local businesses have been unaffected by the fir...

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  • Trump says OK after Senate Republicans delay healthcare bill voting
Trump says OK after Senate Republicans delay healthcare bill voting

Senator Mitch McConnell hoped that keeping his wretched bill to destroy the Affordable Care Act secret until the last minute would make it easier for him to railroad fellow Republicans . If there is a tie, the vice president can vote to break the tie. If you add that into the bill, you would - nearly certain to lose conservatives who would not...

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  • Republican Health Care Plan
Republican Health Care Plan

On several scores, Solomon said she can't think of a state that fares worse, in either the Senate or and the House bill, than Alaska. At 4:03 p.m., most Republican senators were already sitting around tables with white table cloths and black bunting.

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  • Key Republican senators jeopardize GOP's push to pass Obamacare replacement this week
Key Republican senators jeopardize GOP's push to pass Obamacare replacement this week

Democrats are unanimously opposed, and in recent days they have stepped up protests, delivering speeches on the Senate floor for hours and holding vigils on the Capitol steps. Gov. Kate Brown said the legislation is all about big tax cuts for the wealthy. The ACA, by contrast, was drafted over the course of a year, with more than 100 public heari...

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